Group of action: Agents affecting musculo-skeletal system

Active ingredient: Diclofenac sodium

Dosage form: Rectal suppositories

Pharmacotherapeutic group: Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory and antirheumatic agents.

ATC code: M01AB05

RX/OTC: RX

 

Indications  
  • Inflammatory and degenerative forms of rheumatism, rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, osteoarthritis, spondylitis including;
  • spine pain syndromes; extra-articular rheumatism of soft tissues;
  • acute gout;
  • post-traumatic and postoperative pain, accompanied by inflammation and edema, particularly after dental or orthopedic surgery; migraine attacks;
  • gynecological diseases accompanied by pain and inflammation, such as primary dysmenorrhea and adnexitis;
  • as an adjunct in severe inflammatory diseases of ENT - organs, accompanied by painful sensations, such as pharyngitis, tonsillitis, otitis media.
Contraindications  
  • Hypersensitivity to the active substance or to any - or excipient;
  • bleeding or perforation of the gastro - intestinal tract in history related to previous NSAIDs therapy;
  • the active form of peptic ulcer / bleeding or recurrent peptic ulcer / bleeding history (two or more distinct episodes of established ulceration or bleeding);
  • inflammatory bowel disease (e.g. Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis);
  • last 3 months of pregnancy;
  • proctitis;
  • severe liver, kidney or heart failure;
  • congestive heart failure (NYHA II-IV);
  • coronary heart disease in patients with angina pectoris, myocardial infarction;
  • cerebrovascular disease in patients who have had a stroke or have episodes of transient ischemic attacks;
  • peripheral arterial disease; the treatment of perioperative pain in coronary artery bypass surgery (or the use of cardiopulmonary bypass);

The drug is contraindicated in patients who have a response to acetylsalicylic acid or other NSAIDs as attacks of asthma, urticaria, angioedema, or acute rhinitis.

Basic physical and chemical properties   Suppositories from white to white with yellowish or creamy shade in color, bullet-shaped form. Presence of plaque on the surface of a suppository is allowed
Shelf life   2 years
Storage conditions   Keep out of reach of children at or above 25 ° C.